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1.
The Shipping News (2001)
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An emotionally-beaten man with his young daughter moves to his ancestral home in Newfoundland to reclaim his life. (111 mins.)
 
2.
A Simple Curve (2005)
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Father and son run their own two-man furniture business but have opposing ideologies on what should guide their craftsmanship, quality or commerce. (92 mins.)
Director: Aubrey Nealon
 
3.
Bon Cop Bad Cop (2006)
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Two Canadian detectives, one from Ontario and the other from Quebec, must work together when a murdered victim is found on the Ontario Quebec border line. (116 mins.)
Director: Erik Canuel
 
4.
One Week (2008)
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Chronicles the motorcycle trip of Ben Tyler as he rides from Toronto to Tofino, British Columbia. Ben stops at landmarks that are both iconic and idiosyncratic on his quest to find meaning in his life. (94 mins.)
Director: Michael McGowan
 
5.
Suddenly Naked (2001)
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A famous 'Jackie Collins' type novelist falls for a quirky twenty year old kid. (105 mins.)
Director: Anne Wheeler
 
6.
Lie with Me (2005)
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An outgoing, sexually aggressive young woman meets and begins a torrid affair with an equally aggressive young man in which their affair begins to bring a strain on their personal lives. (93 mins.)
Director: Clement Virgo
 
7.
A Mother's Nightmare (2012 TV Movie)
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A seductive teen becomes vindictive when her boyfriend tries to end the relationship. (85 mins.)
Director: Vic Sarin
 
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Ararat (2002)
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Interrogated by a customs officer, a young man recounts how his life was changed during the making of a film about the Armenian genocide. (115 mins.)
Director: Atom Egoyan
 
9.
Calendar (1993)
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A photographer and his wife take photographs of Armenian churches for use in a calendar. Their driver... (74 mins.)
Director: Atom Egoyan
 
10.
Chloe (2009)
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A doctor hires an escort to seduce her husband, whom she suspects of cheating, though unforeseen events put the marriage in danger. (96 mins.)
Director: Atom Egoyan
 
11.
Heaven on Earth (2008)
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Chand, a young Punjabi woman, travels to Canada to marry a man she has never met. They live in a crowded suburban house and Chand has to also put up with her husband's abusive behavior. (106 mins.)
Director: Deepa Mehta
 
12.
Love & Savagery (2009)
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In 1969, a visiting geologist from Newfoundland arouses scandal in a small Irish village when he romances a local girl who's destined for the convent. (95 mins.)
Director: John N. Smith
 
13.
1981 (2009)
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Filmmaker Ricardo Trogi recalls the events surrounding his family moving to a new neighborhood when he was 11-years-old. (102 mins.)
Director: Ricardo Trogi
 
14.
C.R.A.Z.Y. (2005)
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C.R.A.Z.Y. Extraordinary lives of ordinary people in search of love and happiness - that's the premise of "C.R.A.Z.Y", a family drama unlike any other. (127 mins.)
 
15.
The Blue Butterfly (2004)
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A dramatic adventure about courage, redemption and love being filmed in the rain forests of Costa Rica, and in Montreal. (97 mins.)
Director: Léa Pool
 
16.
Shake Hands with the Devil (2007)
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The story of General Romeo Dallaire's frustrated efforts to stop the madness of the Rwandan Genocide, despite the complete indifference of his superiors. (112 mins.)
 
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Lucid (2005)
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A Canadian therapist has one last chance to keep his own personal life afloat by avoiding a job transfer to Gimli and working to help three patients suffering from extreme post-traumatic stress disorder. (92 mins.)
Director: Sean Garrity
 
18.
Paper Moon Affair (2005)
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An enigmatic Japanese woman, abandoned by her wealthy Chinese husband in a remote Pacific Northwest village, becomes entwined in the lives of two rugged locals. (82 mins.)
Director: David Tamagi
 
19.
Nuit #1 (2011)
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It starts as a one night stand that evolves in a long discussion with infinite subjects between a québécoise and an immigrant. (91 mins.)
Director: Anne Émond
 
20.
Incendies (2010)
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Twins journey to the Middle East to discover their family history, and fulfill their mother's last wishes. (131 mins.)
 
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Elijah (2007 TV Movie)
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Director: Paul Unwin
 
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7 Days (2010)
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A doctor seeks revenge by kidnapping, torturing and killing the man who raped and murdered his young daughter. (105 mins.)
Director: Daniel Grou
 
23.
Naked Lunch (1991)
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After developing an addiction to the substance he uses to kill bugs, an exterminator accidentally murders his wife and becomes involved in a secret government plot being orchestrated by giant bugs in a port town in North Africa. (115 mins.)
 
24.
Cube²: Hypercube (2002)
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Eight strangers awaken with no memory and find themselves in a puzzling cube shaped room where the laws of physics do not always apply. (94 mins.)
Director: Andrzej Sekula
 
25.
Cube (1997)
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Six complete strangers of widely varying personality characteristics are involuntarily placed in an endless maze containing deadly traps. (90 mins.)
Director: Vincenzo Natali
 
26.
My Father's Angel (1999)
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A Bosnian Muslim and a Bosnian Serb family have come to Vancouver to find peaceful new lives only to find themselves embroiled in the ethnic conflict they left behind. (86 mins.)
 
27.
Monsieur Lazhar (2011)
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At a Montréal public grade school, an Algerian immigrant is hired to replace a popular teacher who committed suicide in her classroom. While helping his students deal with their grief, his own recent loss is revealed. (94 mins.)
 
28.
Stolen Horses (2008 Short Film)
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Director: Harrison Richer
 
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Still Life (2005 Short Film)
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A pill-popping, over-caffeinated driver accidentally hits something. Panic-stricken, he searches for help in a strange and desolate town that offers very little in the form of human kindness. (9 mins.)
Director: Jon Knautz
 
30.
Where the Spirit Lives (1989)
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A young Native Canadian (First Nations person) fights to keep her culture and identity when she is abducted to a residential school. (96 mins.)
Director: Bruce Pittman
 
31.
The Underground (2014 Short Film)
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An Iranian refugee experiences North American life by imagining himself as a cockroach, the only living... (14 mins.)
 
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Juno (2007)
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Faced with an unplanned pregnancy, an offbeat young woman makes an unusual decision regarding her unborn child. (96 mins.)
Director: Jason Reitman
 
33.
Sabah (2005)
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One day, when Sabah least expects it, she falls in love with the wrong man. She's Muslim, he's not. Unbeknownst to her family, she goes on a whirlwind affair before both culture and love collide. (86 mins.)
Director: Ruba Nadda
 
34.
The Sweet Hereafter (1997)
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A bus crash in a small town brings a lawyer to the town to defend the families, but he discovers that everything is not what it seems. (112 mins.)
Director: Atom Egoyan
 
35.
Blood Pressure (2012)
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A quietly frustrated woman finds her life changed by a secret admirer sending letters bearing lavish gifts and increasingly strange instructions. (101 mins.)
Director: Sean Garrity
 
36.
Exotica (1994)
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Francis, whose daughter was murdered a few years ago, is always watching Christina dance in the night club Exotica. One night he is dared to touch the girl and ends up being thrown out. He then sends in Thomas to try and find explanations. (103 mins.)
Director: Atom Egoyan
 
37.
Little Mosque on the Prairie (2007 TV Series)
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A satirical look at a Muslim community living in Canada. (22 mins.)
 
38.
My Awkward Sexual Adventure (2012)
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To win back his ex-girlfriend, a conservative accountant enlists the help of an exotic dancer to guide him on a quest for sexual experience, leading him into a world of strip clubs, sensual massage parlors, cross-dressing and S & M. (98 mins.)
Director: Sean Garrity
 
39.
No Men Beyond This Point (2015)
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In a world where women have become asexual and are no longer giving birth to males, a quiet, unassuming housekeeper named Andrew Myers finds himself at the center of a battle to keep men from going extinct. (80 mins.)
Director: Mark Sawers
 
40.
Adoration (2008)
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For his French-class assignment, a high school student weaves his family history in a news story involving terrorism, and goes on to invite an Internet audience in on the resulting controversy. (101 mins.)
Director: Atom Egoyan
 
41.
Next of Kin (1984)
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Twenty-three-year old Peter Foster is an only child who lives at home, where he constantly hears his parents arguing... (70 mins.)
Director: Atom Egoyan
 
42.
Family Viewing (1987)
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Van's father, Stan, is fond of video, always taping scenes of daily family life. But he does not take care of Van's grandmother... (86 mins.)
Director: Atom Egoyan
 
43.
War Witch (2012)
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Somewhere in Sub-Saharan Africa, Komona, a 14-year-old girl, tells her unborn child growing inside her the story of her life since she has been at war. Everything started when she was abducted by the rebel army at the age of 12. (90 mins.)
Director: Kim Nguyen
 
44.
The Barbarian Invasions (2003)
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During his final days, a dying man is reunited with old friends, former lovers, his ex-wife, and his estranged son. (99 mins.)
Director: Denys Arcand
 
45.
Remember (2015)
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With the aid of a fellow Auschwitz survivor and a hand-written letter, an elderly man with dementia goes in search of the person responsible for the death of his family. (94 mins.)
Director: Atom Egoyan
 
46.
Mutants (2016 Short Film)
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In the summer of 1996, life throws a curveball in the face of Keven Guénette; and it strikes. Guided by his paraplegic baseball coach, Keven discovers the mutation, sex and love. (17 mins.)